Faheem W. Guirgis, MD, FACEP
Faheem W. Guirgis, MD, FACEP is an Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine in the Department of Emergency Medicine at the University of Florida College of Medicine in Jacksonville. He has been the principal investigator of three prospective observational clinical research studies of patients with severe sepsis or septic shock, and designed and is the principal investigator of a pilot clinical trial of a novel lipid emulsion therapy for sepsis. He has received funding from the National Institute of General Medical Sciences, the National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences, the Society of Critical Care Medicine, the National Institutes of Health loan repayment program, and the University of Florida. He is well published in the area of sepsis, specifically organ failure and outcomes prognostication. Dr. Guirgis has been recognized for his role in the design of a novel Sepsis Alert Program, which has been implemented at UF Health Jacksonville and has led to improved outcomes in sepsis patients.
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